is a unique surname mapping service which brings over 20
years of mapping experience to the desk of the family or surname
researcher. We employ mapping techniques which
produce the most
detailed historical surname distribution maps on the
internet. We pride ourselves on creating reasonably
priced high quality
maps of England and Wales, Scotland, Ireland and The United
Surname maps: If you require a map
for a publication or family reunion our maps provide that
added touch. Each map is tailored to your needs. We can
provide high quality images for web or print format.
Surname distribution maps are a useful
tool for the family as well as surname researcher. We can
undertake more detailed research assignments to assist you
in your research. It has long been recognized that
many surnames remain close to their geographic point of
origin. We can include clues that are part of your oral or
documented history and put them into a geographic context.
Thru a process we call "triangulation" we can cross
reference the surnames of spouses, parents or grandparents
to assost in identifying probable homelands for your family.
our surname maps different?
- Each map or research project is
will reflect your preferences and needs.
- We can map a wide range of
historical data sets.
- We use parish,
registration, or county (US) area units, to create
highly detailed maps. We do not
create maps based on county or state geographic units as
the detail is insufficient for meaningful
- Our surname distribution
maps can be rendered at the
county and the
- One of our most popular map options is a
surname variant map which displays a surname, and several
"related" spelling variants on one map. The spelling
variants are frequently found in association with the
primary surname and are often regional in nature.
- We can accurately overlay
the maps on historically appropriate map images.
View examples of
our maps on Pinterest.